As the Yankees and Indians prepare to square off for Game 2 of the American League Division Series presented by Doosan today at 5 p.m. ET (MLB Network), we are at the scene in and around Progressive Field.
The storybook run for Jay Bruce in Cleveland continued onto the October stage on Thursday with a two-run homer that helped the Indians take a 4-0 win over the Yankees in the opener of the American League Division Series presented by Doosan.
Indians manager Terry Francona was questioned by many for his decision to start Trevor Bauer — and not Corey Kluber — in Game 1 of the American League Division Series presented by Doosan. As it turns out, Francona was right — as he’s often been.
The Indians have a 1-0 lead over the Yankees in the ALDS, and they’ve got a chance to take a commanding lead if their current ace, Corey Kluber, can outpitch their old one, CC Sabathia.
Behind an overpowering outing by Trevor Bauer and some offensive heroics from Jay Bruce, Cleveland took Game 1 of the American League Division Series presented by Doosan with a 4-0 victory at a loud and raucous Progressive Field.
Trevor Bauer opened Game 1 of the ALDS presented by Doosan with 5 1/3 no-hit innings against the Yankees before allowing a double to Aaron Hicks with one out in the sixth inning. All told, he allowed two hits over 6 2/3 innings with eight strikeouts in a 4-0 win by the Indians.
With the Indians holding a substantial lead over the Dodgers one afternoon in June, Carlos Carrasco countered his boredom with creativity.
Roberto Alomar likes Cleveland over Arizona in the World Series, but more important is what he hopes will have happened by the time that prediction has either come to fruition or fallen by the wayside: speedy signs of recovery in his homeland of Puerto Rico.
The Yankees survived the Wild Card Game, and their reward is a trip to Cleveland to face the dominating Indians. Can their super bullpen outlast the Cleveland rotation? Both sides have their advantages; let’s break it down position by position.
“The Streak,” a new mini-documentary produced jointly by MLB.com and Prospect Productions, captures the sights and sounds of the Indians’ 22-game winning streak.
Only a few weeks ago, Michael Brantley looked like a long shot to be ready in time for the postseason. On Thursday, the All-Star left fielder defied the odds once again when he was officially included on the Indians’ roster for the American League Division Series presented by Dooson against the Yankees.
The Indians made a surprising decision when they revealed that ace Corey Kluber, Cleveland’s unquestioned leader and a pitcher in position to take home his second American League Cy Young Award, would not start Game 1 of the AL Division Series presented by Doosan against the Yankees on Thursday. That assignment will go to Trevor […]